Archive for January, 2010

We previously wrote about a “GPS Track Day” technology feature which is said to be debuting in the upcoming Toyota FT-86. The GPS unit was tested in a fully race prepped Lexus IS-F last year and HERE is a video of a test conducted with a Lexus IS-F at the Fuji Speedway, comparing a real […]

One bit of FT-86 technology news that came out of the 2010 Tokyo Auto Salon where the FT-86 G Sport Concept was unveiled with a “Toyota GPS track day unit” that is set to debut with the production Toyota FT-86 sports coupe. The technology was co-developed with the creators of the Gran Turismo franchise and […]

Toyota has just unveiled this GAZOO made FT-86 G Sport Concept at the Tokyo Auto Salon! It’s been a while since we’ve seen new images of the FT-86 and we’re happy that it’s in the form of a TURBO performance version! Full set of photos and specs are located HERE. Follow this THREAD and our […]

Autocar’s Japanese correspondent Peter Nunn recently spent some time with the creator of the original Nissan Z-car – the Datsun 240Z – Yutaka Katayama. Of the current Nissan 370z, Katayama was initially a fan of the car, but felt it was overly complicated. “Two hundred years ago we were riding horses, but we’ve lost that […]